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Update: Israel at War

Date: Friday, October 13
Time: 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm (EDT)

Join Federation CEO Dov Ben-Shimon for a moving conversation with Michal Zur, Director of our Global Connections Israel Office, as she shares her personal account of the terror attack she survived in her home on Kibbutz Erez and provides an update on the status of our other partner communities.

We’ll also hear from Senior Community Shlicha Tamar Reshef on her experience as an Israeli here in Greater MetroWest during this crisis and what we are doing to support other Israelis here.

Deborah Jacob, Women’s Philanthropy President, will share what you can do to help.

Support critical, lifesaving efforts — give to the Emergency Fund for Israel

Jewish Federation held a Zoom briefing including personal accounts from the war in Israel and ways that the Greater MetroWest community can step up to help. Leaders sharing information included:

Dov Ben-Shimon, Jewish Federation CEO
Michal Zur, Greater MetroWest’s Israel Director
Tamar Reshef, Senior Community Shlicha
Cory Booker, U.S. Senator for New Jersey
Deborah Jacob, Women’s Philanthropy President, Jewish Federation


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